Legislature(2011 - 2012)

2012-02-03 House Journal

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2012-02-03                     House Journal                      Page 1486
HB 287                                                                                                                        
The State Affairs Committee considered:                                                                                         
    HOUSE BILL NO. 287                                                                                                          
    "An Act relating to absentee voting."                                                                                       
and recommends it be replaced with:                                                                                             
    CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 287(STA)                                                                                              
    "An Act providing that an absentee ballot application submitted                                                             
    by a voter or on behalf of a voter is valid through the following                                                           
    two general elections; providing that an absentee ballot                                                                    
    application for a voter who submits an absentee ballot application                                                          
    and then votes an absentee ballot is valid through the two general                                                          
    elections following the election at which the ballot is cast; and                                                           
    providing for an effective date."                                                                                           
The report was signed by Representative Lynn, Chair, with the                                                                   
following individual recommendations:                                                                                           

2012-02-03                     House Journal                      Page 1487
Do pass (3):  Gruenberg, Seaton, Petersen                                                                                       
Do not pass (1):  Keller                                                                                                        
No recommendation (3):  Johansen, P. Wilson, Lynn                                                                               
The following fiscal note(s) apply to CSHB 287(STA):                                                                            
1.  Fiscal, Office of the Governor                                                                                              
HB 287 was referred to the Judiciary Committee.